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StemCells Paring Losses After Drug Program End Triggers Opening Bell Skid

Published on Fri, 04/08/2011 - 11:28
By FNNO Staff in General Interest, stem, batten disease, clinical trial, health, medical, patient, stem cells, stemcells, treatment, News Update

The company said it could not find enough test patients in its Phase Ib clinical trial for the last six months. The disease afflicts mainly children.

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StemCells Inc. (STEM) is down just over 9% but it is paring losses from its opening bell skid to 73 cents, sparked by the company's announcement that it is ending its program for a stem-cell treatment for Batten disease.

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Healthcare Sector Update: March 23, 2011

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Health care shares are lower in mid-session trading while Xoma (XOMA) tumbles after disappointing results from a clinical trial. The company is down nearly 30% in early trading, after it said late Tuesday its Phase 2b trial of XOM

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